WHO WE ARE
The Yampa Valley Community Foundation is the primary source for philanthropic resources and education for donors and nonprofit organizations in Northwest Colorado. We promote thoughtful, individualized charitable giving and create endowments that have meaningful impact in the Yampa Valley.
Healthy communities rely on quality nonprofit organizations, and quality nonprofits rely on sustainable funding. We are proud to support our local nonprofit ecosystem through our annual Community Grant Cycle, which recognizes and rewards nonprofit programs that are creating meaningful change in our communities.
Million Granted to date
Thousand 2016 Grants
Million 2015 assets
LATEST NEWS & EVENTS
Campaign encourages new donors to support their favorite local trailsCampaign encourages new donors to support their favorite local trails The Trail Maintenance Endowment Fund is launching a new social media campaign challenging locals to highlight their favorite trails and encourage others to donate. An anonymous donor will match up to $5,000 from donors who have not yet given to the fund. The...
Scholarship Stories from the ValleyThe Yampa Valley Community Foundation awarded $90,600 in 73 scholarships for the 2017-18 school year that will assist Yampa Valley students seeking both technical and 4-year degrees. YVCF has the pleasure to sit down with several students for our newest feature “Scholarship Stories in the Yampa Valley”. Caylee Hood
25 SepYamaptika’s 25th Anniversary Birthday Celebration
Yamaptika’s 25th Anniversary Birthday Celebration Event Website: www.yampatika.org Event Date: 9/25/17 Event Details: Yampatika will be having its 25th Anniversary Birthday celebration at the Chief Theater from 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm. Come learn about Yampatika’s past, present and vision for the future! This is also a one-time fundraiser for Yampatika. There will...Read More
26 SepToken Tuesday
Token Tuesday Weekly, Tue. Sep. 5, 2017 – Tue. Sep. 26, 2017 3:30 PM – 10:00 PM Mountain Tap Brewery, 910 Yampa Street Each month Mountain Tap Brewery selects four local nonprofit organizations to support. On Token Tuesday, each guest receives a wooden nickel token for every craft beer they purchase. Before leaving Mountain Tap...Read More
26 SepBehind the Scenes Tour – Tread of Pioneers Museum
Behind the Scenes Tour Tue. Sep. 26, 2017 12:00 PM – 12:30 PM Tread of Pioneers Museum, 800 Oak St Go behind the scenes at the Tread of Pioneers Museum with our museum curator and see the thousands of items that they care for and preserve that are currently not on display. MORE...Read More